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Report: More Michigan Children Living In Poverty

The number of Michigan children living in poverty soared to more than a half-million by 2011 as many families in the state continue to face low wages, unemployment and cuts in social programs, according to a new report released Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

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Children Pulled From Burning Home In Detroit

Officials say one child is dead and another is hospitalized after they were pulled out of a burning home in southwest Detroit Tuesday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2013

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U-M: Children With Egg Allergies Can Safely Receive Flu Vaccine

Egg allergic children, including those with a history of anaphylaxis to egg, can safely receive a single dose of the seasonal influenza vaccine, according to a new study from the University of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Do Kids Need Their Own Music?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: If you’ve ever seen a newborn in a onesie emblazoned with a […]

01/25/2013

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Target Recalls Children’s Sleepwear Due To Fire Risk

Target stores nationwide are recalling 560,000 children’s two-piece pajama sets due to a violation of the federal flammability standard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2013

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New Fireskape System Helps Children Avoid Being Trapped by Upstairs Fire

While many children sleep in second-story bedrooms, few families have a plan for enabling those children to safely escape from their room if a fire breaks out. The patent-pending Fireskape system solves the issue with a combination of a securely fastened toy box or window seat with an escape ladder to create a safe, reliable route out bedroom windows.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2013

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Consumers Warned To Check Fisher-Price Infant Sleepers After Recall Over Mold

Consumers are being warned to inspect their Fisher-Price Newborn Rock ‘N Play Sleepers after the company issued a voluntary recall due to risk of exposure to mold for infants who use them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2013

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Jeanne Fowler: A Difference Maker In The Community

Jeanne Fowler is the founder of Big Family of Michigan, a Macomb County organization dedicated to helping foster kids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2012

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Local Kids Head Back To Class After Connecticut School Shooting

Teachers, principals and administrators at metro Detroit schools are reassuring students and parents following Friday’s shooting rampage at a Connecticut elementary school.

12/17/2012

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Local Administrators Hope To Ease Fears After School Shooting

Letter from Livonia principal says “like all of you, my heart is hurting for the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut. Please know that we will continue to surround your children with love and care.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2012

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